Menu

Blog posts : "General"

What is Faux Leather?

Faux LeatherLeather is excellent for many things. The use of this wondrous fabric includes upholstery for furniture, clothes, shoes, and of course bags. It is however expensive to own leather. Real leather such as full-grain leather and top-grain leather is expensive. They do however promise…

Read more

What Is A Rucksack?

Looking for the perfect bag but the duffel bag or the messenger bag is just not for you? How about the rucksack? But what is a rucksack? In the most basic sense, the rucksack is a backpack. However, it is not just a backpack. It also has its own unique qualities and functions that separate them from…

Read more

What is a Satchel?

The Gustav Messenger BagAren’t bags sometimes confusing? They look similar yet they have different names and furthermore have different kinds of uses and functions. Get to know more about bags, particularly with satchels. Get to know what similarities does a satchel has with other bags, and …

Read more

Why Is It Called A Dopp Kit?

Have you ever heard of a Dopp kit? No? Well, it is quite popular however its name is quite not familiar to many. Now you may be asking if it is so popular what is it exactly? Moreover, why is it called a Dopp kit, to begin with? To answer these questions it is only right that we dive into …

Read more

What Is Vintage Leather?

We all know what leather is. It is a very versatile material with many qualities. We know that leather is strong as it is able to carry heavy things. Likewise, leather is durable as it withstands high levels of stress. Furthermore, the leather is beautiful. Vintage leather to be more specific. Howev…

Read more

How to Dye Leather

Sounds like a task for leather artisans? However, you can do it too. It is not as hard as you think. Indeed, dyeing leather is an easy task. With the right tools and the right guide, you will be dyeing leather in no time. Whether you are planning to dye an old leather bag or working on an unfinished…

Read more

Vegetable Tanning VS Chrome Tanning

Vegetable tanning vs Chrome tanning. Two methods of turning animal skin into leather. While these two methods have one goal which is to turn animals hide into leather they are different in some ways. For instance, the vegetable method uses purely organic material. On the other hand, the chrome metho…

Read more

What Is Leather Patina

Love at first sight. There is no mistaking it. You see a leather bag and you fell in love instantly. Leather is strong and likewise durable. But most importantly, it is beautiful. Like a fine wine, leather ages beautifully. But what makes leather so beautiful? The answer is simple: leather p…

Read more

What Does Leather Conditioner Do?

Leather is quite an expensive product. It is durable and strong yet it is still prone to dirt, and wear and tear. That is why it is always important to keep your leather clean and protected at all times. Keeping it in great condition will not only keep it clean but will extend its life as well. By u…

Read more

How To Clean A Leather Wallet

Why should you clean your leather wallet? Leather wallets are one of the many items used every day my mostly everyone. It is convenient and can fit in any bag or back pocket. However, because of its everyday use wallets are prone to wear and tear. Even wallets that are made out of leather are no exc…

Read more

How To Make Leather

You are holding your leather bag. It's heavy and full of bulky things. The weight does not concern you one bit. You think to yourself “it is made of leather, it's super durable and strong. There is no way it would break”. You may be wondering how did it get that strong and durable? Where does leathe…

Read more

How Long Does Leather Last?

What is leather?

Leather is a kind of natural fabric made commonly from animal skins like cows, goats or buffalos. It is a very popular material for being light yet strong, flexible yet durable. Because of its great characteristics, this material can be transformed into a variety of things. Things li…

Read more

What Is A Tote Bag?

The Tote Bag

To put it simply, a tote bag is a large bag with lengthy parallel straps emerging from its sides. It is usually open at the top without any drawstring or zipper to close. Some designs, however, feature magnets to secure the items inside the bag.

It is also worth noting that totes bags typ…

Read more

What Is A Duffel Bag?

What Is A Duffel Bag?

A duffel bag is a cylindrical, top-entry bag. A tough and thick natural fabric such as leather or woolen cloth made up the original design. Typically, a drawstring closes off the bag's opening. Today, while most are still cylindrical in shape, some duffel bags are no longer top-…

Read more

How to Fix Scratched Leather in 3 Easy Steps

Leather is a durable and flexible material. However, it is also vulnerable to scratches! May it be accidentally scratching your new leather wallet with your nails, or your feisty cat scratching your favorite tote bag— scratches on your investment is something you definitely do not want to happen! If…

Read more

What is Leather Made Of

Leather is a durable and flexible material created by tanning animal skin. It is a light and strong material that can be cut and shaped easily! Leather is used to make a variety of items, including footwear, automobile seats, clothing, bags, book bindings, fashion accessories, furniture, saddles, a…

Read more

What is Vegan leather made of

What Is Vegan Leather made of

Vegan leather is also known as synthetic leather or PU Leather. While real leather is made from animal hide, vegan leather is made from either plastic-based materials or nature-based materials. Although vegan leather, looks similar to genuine leather, it is so much diff…

Read more

How to Disinfect Leather

Germs, bacteria, viruses are found everywhere. And the worst thing is...We can’t even see them with our bare eyes! It’s like fighting with an invisible enemy. With the Corona Virus shaking the whole world, it is important to take extra precautionary measures. This can leave you wondering, how to di…

Read more

What is Suede?

As you go around shopping reading fashion magazines, we encounter the term Suede. Although we may have an idea what it is, what exactly is it? How is it different from full-grain leather? In the succeeding sections, we will be giving you all the information you need.What is Suede?Suede is a …

Read more

Does Real Leather Peel?

Does Real Leather Peel and Why?Does Real Leather Peel?Good quality leather does not peel. When well taken care of, good quality leather lasts for a long time and remains beautiful for decades. However, not all leathers are created the same. Some leathers crack or peel even after a few uses, …

Read more

20 blog posts

Blog Search

Comments

There are currently no blog comments.